Draka IP MediaLine Fiber nominated for “Digital Studio Award”

Digital Studio Awards 2021

BU Multimedia Solutions has every reason to celebrate: The Draka IP MediaLine Fiber SMPTE 2110 cable has been nominated for the 17th Digital Studio Award in the category “Excellence in Technical Installation and Supplier Innovation”. Together with six other candidates, the fiber optic cable based on the SMPTE ST 2110 standard was shortlisted for the … Read more

Optical networks with bend insensitive fibers

Progressive digitalization is leading to a massive increase in optical network density. As a result, bend-resistant fiber optic cables such as Draka’s G.657.A1 singlemode fiber are increasingly coming into focus. In the current issue of LANline, Gerard Pera, Product Manager Fiber Optic Data Cables at BU Multimedia Solutions/Prysmian Group, describes in a comprehensive article how … Read more

NTT Webcast February 10, 2021: “Cabling in the Data Center – Efficient by Design”

The Multimedia Solutions (MMS) BU of the Prysmian Group and its partners tde – trans data elektronik and Senko will be guests on the NTT Technology Experience Lab webcast on February 10, 2021 at 10 am. Entitled “Cabling in the Data Center – Efficient by Design,” the cable and network experts will provide information about … Read more

DRAKA S1NGLE: Networking made simple

The trend in industry and buildings is clearly toward end-to-end digitization and networking. Smart factories and buildings can be implemented more easily and cost-effectively through the Internet of Things (IoT). The use of Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) creates the basis for barrier-free networking of various components and devices. In order to enable the fast, widespread … Read more

Single mode fiber optic cable with improved bending performance

The incessant increase in data traffic is causing an exploding demand for transmission capacity and network infrastructure. New technologies such as 5G, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence support this trend. Optical networks must adapt to these requirements by increasing their dynamics, offering higher capacities and lower latency. At the same time, density is increasing … Read more

Technology Days 2020 // 22.-23.09.2020

Single Pair Ethernet

The Single Pair Ethernet System Alliance invites you to the Technology Days 2020 with expert discussions and accompanying exhibition. Register for the virtual conference free of charge: https://technologydays.expo-ip.com/

Aid project: Cable donation for “Hospital in Ghana”

In Ghana, many children still die of malaria – even though there are highly effective anti-malaria drugs. Many families simply lack the money for effective treatment. Dr. Samuel Okae wants to change this. The specialist for trauma surgery and orthopedics in Dortmund has been planning and building a solidarity hospital in his native country for … Read more

UC FIBRE 432: Fireproof, waterproof, flexible

Users should be aware that combined indoor/outdoor cables must be absolutely waterproof according to the current EN 60794-1. The Multimedia Solutions BU of the Prysmian Group has the right solution in its luggage: the N-Series fibre optic trunk cables in fibre numbers up to 432, currently the only cables on the market that combine high … Read more